Stars get Ott back, put Burish on injured reserve
The Dallas Stars have activated forward Steve Ott from injured
reserve to replace forward Adam Burish, who is expected to be out
at least four weeks with a broken left hand.
Burish was put on injured reserve Thursday, two days after he
got hit on the hand by a puck shot by a teammate in a game.
Ott missed six games with a hip injury. He is expected to play
Friday night when the Pacific Division-leading Stars are at
Burish had three goals and five assists in 16 games. Last
season, he missed eight games with a fractured orbital bone and
another 11 games because of a lower-body injury.
Ott had two goals and six assists with 25 penalty minutes in 11
games before getting hurt.